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Here begins the Great Thread on #illicitgenres. I am reporting from a @uni_copenhagen symposium on illicit genres supported by @Carlsbergfondet. You can find the program for the conference here.

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@uni_copenhagen @Carlsbergfondet Introdutory speech by @TanyaKaroli and @MarieEBM, warning us that we are going to see fairly horrible examples during the days. That's what happens when genres are

"threatening communication, hate speech, grooming, defamations, harrasment, bribery, dogwhistling and bullying."
@uni_copenhagen @Carlsbergfondet @TanyaKaroli @MarieEBM However, @AmyDevitt1 is also in the room, so that makes the day infinitely better despite the awful nature of the topic at hand.
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My esteemed colleague @DrMJCWarren has published a fascinating book on a #genre called "hierophagy". Here, for your enjoyment and (hopefully) enlightenment is a thread on the book and its use of genre. It is written from an interdisciplinary genre research perspective. 1/
@DrMJCWarren Let me add, that I really like Dr. Warren a lot. She is both a brilliant scholar and a very nice and energetic human being. I am a better researcher and a better person for knowing her. 2/
@DrMJCWarren So, do not expect anything particularly belligerent. Today, I am not in the business of harsh criticism, but in the business of being extremely interested and making remarks to a piece of very fine scholarship. 3/
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A new variation of the twitter poll. This #genre specimen makes the staggering ignorance prevalent in the #Brexit debate painfully obvious.

The "screengrab of something inanely stupid" is becoming a crucial #Brexit debate #genre. Possibly (see above) because "inanely stupid" has become a prevalent Brexit position.

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